Sample Geriatric Nurse Resume

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Evelyne Lowry
2400 White Avenue
Portland, TX78374

Career Objective Looking for work as a Geriatric Nurse in a practice that allows me to use my expertise while also continuing to grow and advance in my experiences.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Outstanding experience in Geriatric Program development
  • Strong knowledge of the appropriate treatment referrals and consultation coordination
  • Excellent assessment skills
  • Ability to manage acute and chronic illness states
  • Abilityto incorporate health maintenance and disease management
  • Abilityto evaluate treatment plans for individual patients

Work Experience:

Geriatric Nurse, August 2005 – Present
Aurora Health Care, Portland, TX

  • Performed lesion destruction and removal, suturing and care of wounds.
  • Managed patient assessment, interpretation, diagnosis, and prescribing of appropriate medical and nursing therapeutic measures.
  • Examined patient, performed comprehensive physical examinations, and compiled patient medical data.
  • Administered diagnostic test, such as x-rays, electrocardiograms, laboratory tests, and interpreted test results for deviation from normal.
  • Developed and implemented management plans and monitored progress.
  • Coordinated in physical therapy, inhalation therapy, and related therapeutic procedures.


B.S in Allied Health Science, Mayville State University, Mayville, ND

Example #2

Kristen Marion
15 Bradley St
New Canton, VA 23123
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Objective In quest of challenging and responsible position as a Geriatric Nurse in a clinic or hospital to enhance my knowledge and skills.

Career Profile:

  • Specialized in the care of elderly people.
  • Strong verbal and non-verbal communication.
  • Strong ability to cope with the death of patients as well as the decline of a patient’s mental and physical health.
  • Excellent working experience with respiratory disorders, diabetes, arteriosclerosis and hypertension.
  • Extensive experience in performing patient medical tests in-home and in a medical office.

Nursing Experience:

Geriatric Nurse, 2004 to till date
Ohio State University Hospital, Columbus, OH

  • Counseled the patient and family about the patient’s condition and care.
  • Assessed, managed and administered care to meet the specialized needs of older adults.
  • Developed and implemented treatment plans for seniors.
  • Educated and supported the families of elderly patients.
  • Diagnosed and handled acute and chronic diseases.

Academic Background

Geriatric Nursing Certification, 2004
University of California, San Francisco, CA

B.S in Nursing, 2003
University of Washington, Seattle, WA

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